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2012 wheels help !

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by K1992f, Jul 31, 2012.

  1. Jul 31, 2012 at 12:20 PM
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    K1992f

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    Ok I just got my new 2012 double cab super white sport taco :) .. and it have them plastic chrom wheels :( .. Did anybody pull that plastic off ? Or can it be Dunn ?
     
  2. Jul 31, 2012 at 12:21 PM
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    Yes pull it off. The finish is just a standard alloy finish.

    [​IMG]
     
  3. Jul 31, 2012 at 12:25 PM
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    Ok thanks ... Anybody have pics of what they look like with out that plastic chrom .. What hell was Toyota thinking anyways I liked last year sport wheels....
     
  4. Jul 31, 2012 at 12:26 PM
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    ^^^^^^^:)
     
  5. Jul 31, 2012 at 12:27 PM
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    Sorry ur pic didn't show up when I seen ur reply lol ... Is its double sided tape on them or just take a flathead to them ?
     
  6. Oct 25, 2012 at 8:49 AM
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    how did u get the plastic off? enquiring minds need to know.
     
  7. Oct 25, 2012 at 8:53 AM
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  8. Oct 25, 2012 at 9:22 AM
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  9. Oct 25, 2012 at 9:26 AM
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    Lol ^^^^^ - I'm sure if you take the lugs off the plastic comes off ?
     
  10. Oct 25, 2012 at 9:29 AM
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    Why the fuck would they put plastic chrome over a wheel that looks 1000 times better without it is beyond me. I could see if if covered up an ugly steel wheel but damn, if the pic above is what's underneath then the plastic chrome cover is a mindless addition IMO. Lemme guess, if you break one of the plastic attrocities, another one costs 150.00 from the dealer right? Basing that compared to the price of one plastic mudflap, lol.
     
  11. Oct 25, 2012 at 2:00 PM
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